On April 9, 2014 at 11:19 a.m. the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Chase Bank located at 1710 Buford Highway at the intersection of Trammel Road in reference to a white male that had robbed the bank.
According to Sheriff Duane K. Piper, the Chase Bank was robbed by a white male driving a black 4-door 2012 or 2013 Hyundai Genesis. The robbery took place in the drive-thru lane. The white male received an undisclosed amount of cash after he gave the teller a note. The note stated that the attached item was an explosive device.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation Bomb Disposal Unit arrived and detonated the device. The device turned out to be a non-explosive item.
Any contact or information, notify Detective S. Boggus of the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Section at 678-886-2800 ext. 3880 during normal business hours. After hours contact the Dispatch Center at 770-781-3087.